Tesla CEO Elon Musk said today that “the amount of attention I have has gone supernova” and vowed he’ll try to keep his head down and focus on doing “things useful for civilization.”
He tweeted, “The amount of attention I got went supernova, which is super sucks. Unfortunately, even trivial articles about me generate a lot of clicks 🙁 Will try my best to focus on things useful for civilization ,” he tweeted.
The announcement tweet comes on the heels of a media report in which Google co-founder Sergey Brin instructed his advisors to sell investments in Musk’s companies after learning he had a brief affair with his wife. .
Musk took to Twitter to refute the report. “It’s total BS. Sergey and I are friends and were at a party last night! I’ve only seen Nicole twice in three years, both times with several other people. Nothing romantic,” replied Mr. Musk. In tweeted, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The Tesla CEO has been in the news for the past few months, first with his plans to buy Twitter and then his decision to pull out of the $44 billion deal.
Musk has accused the company of making “misleading” statements about the number of fake accounts.
In return, Twitter Inc. has sued for breach of deal to buy the social media platform and asked a Delaware court to complete the agreed-upon merger with the world’s richest man at $54.20 per Twitter share. give, according to a court filing.